Outdoor Recreation

Guided Hikes and Family-Friendly Activities

Explore the beautiful parks and trails in Blue Springs.  Hikes and activities will be led by Missouri Master Naturalists and Recreation Staff. Programs will be offered on a rotational basis, visiting different parks within the City of Blue Springs.  All hikes are free, but registration is required no later than 2 days prior to each program.  


 
Saturday, September 24
1:00 p.m.
Rotary Park

Enjoy leaf-printing and take an "Incredible Journey" to learn about the water cycle!  Guides will take you along the path to enjoy this beautiful park!

Register for this hike here:

September Hike


Saturday, October 15
1:00 p.m.
Wilbur Young Park

Did you know that this park houses a pond, wildflower area, and is home to chimney swifts?  Hike with us to see what else we can find in this fun wooded park!  *Trails are not ADA accessible.


Register for this hike here:

October Hike



Saturday, November 5
1:00 p.m.
Grounds Park & Lake Remembrance

Enjoy a fall walk along beautiful Lake Remembrance.  Dogs are welcome!  

Register for this hike here:

November Hike


Winter Owl Prowl


Thursday, December 13
6:00 p.m.
Grounds Park & Lake Remembrance

Join Parks & Recreation staff as we take a moonlit stroll along Lake Rememebrance in search of owls.  Recommended for ages 7 and up. Registration deadline is 12/10.

Register for this program here:

 Winter Owl Prowl

Family Hiking